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St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail: Matcha Emerald Isle Sour

cocktail with Irish whiskey, matcha, lemon, and simple syrup

As I get deeper and deeper into the world of cocktail invention, the more I’m coming to the conclusion that to invent new successful drinks I’ve got to find surprising, simple ingredient combinations. I’m a complete maximalist in life so it takes a lot of self-restraint to hold myself back from adding more flavors to a cocktail. (Garnishes are fair game, though. 😋) I know a drink is…

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Veneto Valentine: Luxardo Cherry Sangue Morlacco Cocktail

cocktail with cherry liqueur and toasted walnut

This post is part of a partnership with Luxardo! To learn more about the Luxardo range of Italian liqueurs, visit After our recent trip to Italy, Sean and I have been spending a lot of energy trying to recreate all the food, drinks, and pasta we had in the cities we visited. This Valentine’s Day we wanted to celebrate with something lovely and Italian, so it was a…

Cocktail Recipes Rum

Green Tea Daiquiri with Harney & Sons Citron Green Tea

cocktail made with tea with a lemon strainer and tea bag in corner

One of the simplest ways to make a simple cocktail into something impressive is to add a complementary ingredient to the base spirit. I usually use a fresh fruit or veggie to adjust a classic cocktail into something seasonal, but I also love using teas. Recently did an interview with @harneyteas about all things tea and cocktails, and decided to make a drink using the Citron Green tea!…

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Brooklyn Hurricane Cocktail With Barrow’s Intense Ginger Liqueur

barrows intense ginger liqueur with a palm tree and two cocktails with flowers

Last week I got the most delightful delivery from Danielle who works at Barrow’s Intense, a company based in Brooklyn that makes a ginger liqueur like nothing I’ve had before. This liqueur is different (and so lovely!) because it tastes like fresh ginger juice with that hot, crisp spiciness… but it is a shelf-stable liqueur! It was so lovely chatting with Danielle about their “extremely handmade” process and…

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Meyer Lemon Gin and Tonic

Perfect drink to use that winter citrus!

Ever since I (err- Sean) learned you can easily make your own tonic water at home that’s much better than what you can buy in the grocery, I haven’t bought a bottle of supermarket tonic. I just make a tonic syrup and keep it in the fridge— adding soda water to make cocktails! Sam and Kelsey from Dash Bitters have their own kits to make an artisanal tonic.…


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